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Dive Review of Loggerhead Dive Charters in
The Continental USA/SE Florida

Loggerhead Dive Charters: "Practically Paradise", Jun, 2016,

by Jim Garren, FL, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 8 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 9042.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Hawaii, Bahamas, Caymans, Roatan, Belize, Turks and Caicos, Australia, Red Sea, Maldives, Galapagos, Thailand
Closest Airport Palm Beach Getting There easy!

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 80 to 81 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Back on surface in one hour or 500PSI remaining
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments rinse bucket for cameras but that is about it, deck crew will help but those with large rigs may be challenged. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food N/A
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 4 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments Prompted by a reminder from Undercurrent asking for reader reports, our last live-aboard trip was so disappointing we have been staying closer to home so thought I would review a couple of local favorites. See my separate report on Narcosis Dive Charters operating out of West Palm Beach.
We ae truly blessed living in South East Florida, many times following our first local dive after returning from some far off destination my wife and I comment that diving here is pretty darn good.
While not fair to local boats I will admit that we are selfish and prefer to keep it a secret, if there is any downside to local diving it is that booking can be a problem during the peak dive season (summer months)
Because we dive Loggerhead every month of the year this report is general in nature and not representative of one specific trip.
Located in Boynton Beach Marina http://www.boyntonbeachmarina.com/ Loggerhead is a 38" dedicated ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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